Ciudad De Mexico International Film Festival is celebrated in one of the largest cosmopolitans in the world, with a film tradition that has seen the greatest filmmakers in Latin America, as well as great masters of world cinema.
For almost a week, film professionals from various countries will gather in Mexico City to appreciate the almost 80 films that will make up the international team. The appointment is between directors, producers, scriptwriters, distributors, press, among others; where the great winner is the cinematographic art.

LOCATION: Mexico City, Mexico
FESTIVAL DATES: JULY 14 – 16, 2022
EDITION: 7°
DEADLINE: JUNE 29

11.1.- Feature films:
Fiction Feature Film
Documentary Feature Film
Experimental Feature Film
11.2.- Short films:
Fiction short film
Documentary Short Film
Experimental short film
Terror Short film
LGBT short film
Animation Short Film
Opera Prima Short Film
Independent Short Film
Student Short Film
Web/New media
Music videos
Screenplay

1.- The call is for filmmakers from all over the world, in any language.
2.- Films that have been sent to the previous edition cannot participate.
3.- The duration of the films is of the type of short films and feature films. The short films must have a maximum duration of 35 minutes. Feature films must be longer than 36 minutes.
4.- The allowed genres for films are: genre fiction, documentary, experimental, horror, LGBT and animation.
5.- Movies of any subject are accepted. Only films that violate the rights of any person, race, creed, social status, etc. will not be admitted.
6.- Films that are in a different language must be subtitled in Spanish or English. You can send the subtitles in the srt file.
7.- An author or a group can present any number of films.
8.- It is not required that the film is debuting; You may have participated in other festivals and may also be available online.
9.- A selection will be made to know the films that will be screened during the festival.
10.- Registration will be made directly with the festival, by writing to cimiffilm@gmail.com, or online via the platform of your choice. In any case, the registration fee must be applied.
11.- The competing CATEGORIES are:
11.1.- Feature films:
Fiction Feature Film
Documentary Feature Film
Experimental Feature Film
11.2.- Short films:
Fiction short film
Documentary Short Film
Experimental short film
Terror Short film
LGBT short film
Animation Short Film
Opera Prima Short Film
Independent Short Film
Student Short Film
Web/New media
Music videos
Screenplay

12.- DEADLINES:
The dates for the reception of the films are:
Advanced in October: October 26, 2021
Advanced in November: November 29, 2021
Advanced in December: December 20, 2021
Normal in January: until January 17, 2022
Normal in February: until February 17, 2022
Late in March: until March 16, 2022
Late in April: until April 13, 2022
Extended in May: until May 10, 2022
Extended in June: until June 04, 2022
Final: until June 29, 2022

13.- NOTIFICATION:
The directors and / or producers will be notified through the website and social networks of the festival about their selection as finalists on July 04, 2022.
15.- The jury will award prizes to the competing categories:
15.1.- Feature films:
Best Fiction Feature Film
Best Documentary Feature Film
Best Experimental Feature Film
15.2.- Short films:
Best Fiction Short Film
Best Documentary Short Film
Best Experimental Short Film
Best Terror Short Film
Best LGBT Short Film
Best Animation Short Film
Best Opera Prima Short Film
Best Indie Short Film
Best Student Short Film
Best Web/New media
Best Music videos
Best Screenplay

Overall Rating
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  • Julia Morgan

    Very grateful to the festival for your smooth communication and great support. It was a pleasant experience working with the Ciudad Mexico City International Film Festival and our team was honoured to have the world premiere of our short, Undeniably Young, with you.

    August 2021
  • Christine Jezior

    I am very honored and thankful that our film was awarded at your festival! It was a rewarding experience to be able to share it with your audience and I am grateful to hear that it was appreciated and enriching for your festival and community as well. Hopefully I will be able to screen at your festival again in the future and this time join you in person as well!

    July 2021
  • Francisco Torres

    Happy to have been the Winners for Best Documentary Short Film 2021 in such a wonderful Festival. Thank you very much for your attention!

    July 2021
  • Victor Claude

    Great festival. Happy to be there.

    July 2021
  • Muy honrados de haber recibido el reconocimiento a Ópera Prima en cortometraje.

    July 2021